man husband 41 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization 1
Type Polysemy
Language Evenki
Lexeme beye
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment The second meaning emerges in the presence of the possessive suffixes Василевич 1958, 73
ACCEPTED Realization 2
Type Polysemy
Language Niuean
Lexeme tāne
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment Полинская 1995, 102
ACCEPTED Realization 3
Type Polysemy
Language Icelandic
Lexeme ver
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment Берков
ACCEPTED Realization 4
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme bărbat
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference DEX98 MDA2 DRRS: 1, 214
Comment Originally 'bearded' (Latin barbatus). In the meaning of ‘husband’, often with a possessive pronoun. Also bărbătuș (diminutive of bărbat) ‘male animal’, (rarely) ‘little man’ (DEX09, MDA2, DRRS 1, 215), meaning ‘husband’ noted in Seche 2002.
ACCEPTED Realization 5
Type Polysemy
Language Czech
Lexeme muž
Meaning 1 man [Павлович 1976: 253]
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment There are both meanings in Bulg. мъж, Mac. маж, Sloven. mož, Slovak, Czech. muž, Ucr. Муж.
ACCEPTED Realization 6
Type Derivation
Language Russian
Lexeme 1 mužčina
Lexeme 2 muž
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment The Russian муж used to mean also 'man', which has been preserved in several expressions cf. государственный муж 'statesman'; не мальчика, но мужа 'not a boy, but a man'.
ACCEPTED Realization 7
Type Polysemy
Language Armenian
Lexeme mard
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment АрмРС 462
ACCEPTED Realization 8
Type Polysemy
Language Tuvan
Lexeme эр
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment The same in Karaim. Эр, эркэк (КРПС 665, 667).
ACCEPTED Realization 9
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme Mann
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment Cf. also the Swedish man 'man, husband', Icelandic mann 'person, man, husband'.
ACCEPTED Realization 10
Type Polysemy
Language Ukrainian
Lexeme čolovik
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 11
Type Polysemy
Language Lezgian
Lexeme itim
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment (LezgRus 141-142). Cf. the Lak АДИМАНА, apparently the same root (Khajdakov 1962: 29).
ACCEPTED Realization 12
Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme adam
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment ГРМС 25.
ACCEPTED Realization 13
Type Polysemy
Language Tibetan
Lexeme khyo-ga
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment Рерих I, 311.
ACCEPTED Realization 14
Type Polysemy
Language Sanskrit
Lexeme vīrá
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference MW
Comment MW 1005, Кочергина 615
ACCEPTED Realization 15
Type Polysemy
Language Tabassaran
Lexeme žilir
Meaning 1 man жилирси гъуз
'be a man'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband жилирин чи
'sister in law (=husband's sister)'
Reference
Comment (LezgRus 163)
ACCEPTED Realization 16
Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme φώς
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 17
Type Polysemy
Language Nganasan
Lexeme куодюму
Meaning 1 man
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment НМС 1111
ACCEPTED Realization 18
Type Polysemy
Language Adyghe
Lexeme ƛ'ǝ
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment АдРС 198
ACCEPTED Realization 19
Type Polysemy
Language Geez
Lexeme bəʔsi
Meaning 1 man təwalləd walda bəʔse
'You are going to bear a male child'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband bəʔsi məsla bəʔsitu (Jer. 6:11)
'husband with his wife'
Reference CDG: 83 LLA: 519
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 20
Type Polysemy
Language Osetin
Lexeme læg
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference
Comment Абаев 2, 19
ACCEPTED Realization 21
Type Strange1
Language Jarawara
Lexeme maki
Meaning 1 male Inamatewe maki towe awane.
'I think it's a baby boy.'
Direction
Meaning 2 her husband Aa, ati maki kame
'Aha, there comes your older sister's'
Reference
Comment JED 129.
ACCEPTED Realization 22
Type Polysemy
Language Norwegian
Lexeme mann
Meaning 1 man hvem er den mannen?
'who is this man?'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband miste mannen sin
'to lose one's husband'
Reference BO
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 23
Type Polysemy
Language Danish
Lexeme mand
Meaning 1 man ung mand
'a young man'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband tidligere mand
'ex-husband'
Reference DDO
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 24
Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme man
Meaning 1 man en ung man
'a young man'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband hennes blivande man
'her husband-to-be'
Reference SAO
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 25
Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme vir
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference François 2008: 176
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 26
Type Polysemy
Language Archi
Lexeme bošór
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband harakdu bošór
'former husband'
Reference Kibrik, Kodzasov 1990: 205
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 27
Type Polysemy
Language Kubachi
Lexeme адаме
Meaning 1 man адамилла бакьутте
'male act'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband адамилла уцце
'brother-in-law (lit. husband's brother)'
Reference Magomedov, Saidov-Akkutta 2017: 43-44
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 28
Type Polysemy
Language Udmurt
Lexeme пиосмурт
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Kirillova 2008
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 29
Type Polysemy
Language Soqotri
Lexeme ʕag
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference CSOL I: 505
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 30
Type Polysemy
Language Abaza
Lexeme qat͡s’a
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Tugov 1967
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 31
Type Polysemy
Language Eastern Canadian Inuktitut
Lexeme aŋuti
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Fortescue et al. 2010: 38
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 32
Type Polysemy
Language Moksha
Lexeme аля
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Serebrennikov et al. 1998: 34
Comment Second meaning in dialect of Buldygino (Zubovo-Polyansky district, Mordovia)
ACCEPTED Realization 33
Type Polysemy
Language Tofa
Lexeme эр
Meaning 1 man эрлер чүнү тэ соодаэдырылар
'men are talking about something'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband эриӊ ғайдал?
'where is your husband?'
Reference Rassadin 2016: 583
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 34
Type Polysemy
Language Cham
Lexeme likaj
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Alieva, Bùi Khán Thế 1999: 129
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 35
Type Polysemy
Language Malto (Sauria Paharia, references do not distinguish from Kumarbhag Paharia)
Lexeme muṛse
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Mahapatra 1987: 107
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 36
Type Polysemy
Language Kurux
Lexeme mēt
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Oraon-English Dictionary: 490
Comment
ACCEPTED Realization 37
Type Cognates
Language Kolami
Lexeme mās
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Emeneau Kolami language: 216
Comment The form has different meanings in dialects: in Kinwat Kolami its meaning is "man", and in Adilabad Kolami (data from P. Setumadhava Rao's grammar) the meaning is "husband".
ACCEPTED Realization 38
Type Polysemy
Language Kui
Lexeme mṛehenju
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference Winfield Kui Vocabulary: 79
Comment
NEW Realization 39
Type Polysemy
Language Serbian
Lexeme човек (čovek)
Meaning 1 man постати човеком
'to become a man'
Direction
Meaning 2 husband лепо живети са својим човеком
'live nicely with your husband'
Reference Vujanitsh et al. 2007: 1520
Comment
NEW Realization 40
Type Polysemy
Language Croatian
Lexeme čovjek
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband
Reference HJP
Comment
NEW Realization 41
Type Polysemy
Language Turkish
Lexeme er
Meaning 1 man
Direction
Meaning 2 husband (colloquial) ere gitmek
'to marry (of a woman)'
Reference Baskakov 1977: 275
Comment